The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
April 2018

Stanford researchers find that swarms of tiny organisms mix nutrients in ocean waters

John Dabiri, Stephen Monosmith, Jeff Koseff and graduate students have studied how brine shrimp move in the lab to better understand the impact plankton and organisms like krill have on ocean waters. It turns out, when tiny organisms move en masse, they churn the water more than expected and might be critical to ocean dynamics.
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February 14, 2017

Small Scale Fisheries

In late October, Center for Ocean Solutions (COS) Early Career Science Fellow, Elena Finkbeiner, was invited to attend a United Nation’s Food

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Story

February 14, 2017

The Next Chapter in Coastal Adaptation

Winter storms in 2016 brought large swells and heavy rains to coastal California, and often coincided with extremely high king tides. Images of flooded coastal trails and roadways, and collapsing seaside cliffs during these events provided a stark reminder that coastal communities are already experiencing the impacts of rising sea levels.

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Story

February 9, 2017

Staff Spotlight: Elodie Le Cornu

Elodie Le Cornu is a research analyst at the Center for Ocean Solutions where she studies coupled human natural systems as a way to inform policies and solve issues facing the oceans and coastal communities. Learn more about Elodie’s exciting childhood growing up in France, her passion for creating beautiful artwork, and her continued contribution to solving issues facing our oceans.

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Event

January 27, 2017

Studying Marine Fisheries as Coupled Social-Ecological Systems

Where: Main Lecture Hall, Long Marine Lab, UC Santa Cruz When: Friday, January 27th, 5:30-7:30pm

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